Practice Areas: Heads Skadden's national Securities Litigation Practice. Experienced in federal and state court litigation, including securities, corporate and takeover litigation and general commercial matters. Defends public companies and their directors/officers in actions arising under federal and state securities and corporate laws. Handles litigation arising from corporate control contests. Received "Business Trial Lawyer Award" for Excellence from Chambers USA 2008.
Professional Memberships: Co-Chair, Practising Law Institute Securities Litigation Conference (1996-2004).
Career: JD, Boston University, 1980 (cum laude; Editor, Boston University Law Review; Author, 'Minimizing Minimization: Scott v United States', Boston University Law Review); BA, Union College, 1977 (magna cum laude).